About VK3CAT

Follow the SOTA (Summits On The Air) adventures of Tony VK3CAT with company of XYL Nan and others.

Equipment in use:

Yaesu FT470 (now VX-7R) hand held. Able to be used with 2 metre 5/8th ground plane antenna and 30 watt all mode PA.
Elecraft KX3 fully optioned. 20 metre double extended zepp doublet antenna and also an Alex loop.
7 metre squid pole, camera tripod.
Black Wolf 40 litre day pack with water bladder.
Garmin MAP 62S & compass. Spot 3 tracker.

KX3 in construction


2 thoughts on “About VK3CAT

  1. Tony, your 2m yagi project is a good read. Most lightweight 2m yagi projects are based on 3 elements, you have found a way to incorporate a second director while keeping the overall weight down. Well done.

  2. Patrick Wong

    Tony, saw your old posting about your HL-35V amplifier. Just bought one at the local hamfest. Would you please email me a copy of the user manual? Thx in advance!
    Patrick W0PCW

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